Lois Olivia Stout Shaw, 96, passed away at the Laurels of Chatham in Pittsboro on December 7, 2009. Lois was born on March 11, 1913 to Ada Johnson and Arthur Monroe Stout of Rives Chapel community, Chatham County She was a retired sales clerk, and her enjoyment was her flowers and garden.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Leon and Janie Shaw of Pittsboro; daughter and son-in- law, Carolyn and H.T. Mullen, Jr. of Elizabeth City; three grandchildren and their spouses, Brian Shelly, Bonnie Chris, and Herb Jaime; five
great-grandchildren, Jacob, Caroline, Carson, Olivia and Hyla.
Her husband, Colon L. Shaw, preceded her in death in December, 1984. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Peggy Stout Burke; and her brothers, Lumice, Floyd and Arvie Stout.
The funeral service for Mrs. Lois Shaw will be conducted at 11:00 am, Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Pittsboro Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 6 – 8 pm Tuesday at Hall – Wynne Funeral Home, Griffin Chapel, and at other times at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Shaw.
Memorials may be directed to the Pittsboro Baptist Church, PO Box 694, Pittsboro, NC 27312.
The family wishes to thank the very kind, compassionate staff of the Laurels of Chatham for their care of “Miss Lois”. The family also wishes to acknowledge the special, warm and loving care given to his grandmother by her grandson Brian Shaw of Pittsboro.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hallwynne.com, Select “Obituaries”.
Arrangements are under the care of Hall – Wynne Funeral Home, Griffin Chapel, of Pittsboro.